Iloilo City National High School Students Bag National Award: Iloilo City National High School (ICNHS) Senior High STEM Students were awarded 1st Runner-Up plus P50,000 cash award in the Concentrix NEXT MOVE Challenge last November 15, 2021. The two (2) month selection process and competition aimed to showcase today’s young generation as change agents and innovators.
The contest was participated in by college and senior high school students of 26 prestigious private and public schools from all over the Philippines. Teams from De La Salle University-Manila, University of St La Salle-Bacolod, University of Science & Technology of Southern Philippines, the Mandaluyong City Science High School, and Iloilo City National High School were chosen as finalists. The Iloilo City National High School team was headed by Maria Lilian Jem Montero as Team Leader, Joseph Andrean De La Cruz, Leonardo Rosal, Ralph Archie Agreda and Raf Jeanel Simonio as members. Project Advisers were Rey J Gonzales, Joemarie Selibio, Francis Planto and Astrid Haresco. ICNHS is under the able leadership of Ms. Alpha Java School Principal.
The award-winning entry of ICNHS was titled “Automated Meter Reading Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technology”. This innovation aimed to deliver more effective, efficient, and accurate data processes with real-time customer information of power distribution companies in the Philippines. Related: MORE Power Iloilo: Read and Bill Method to Roll Out in Iloilo City Soon